… don’t forget that someday you’ll be retired, and that 401(k) plus whatever Social Security you may receive might barely keep you afloat …
Nev Schulman shared this documentary, ‘Spent: Looking for Change’. It’s heartbreaking, eye-opening, and infuriating all at the same time. I guess a lot of people hide what’s going on in … Continue reading Spent: Looking for Change Documentary | Money Matters
One-Sided Spin on Rite of Passage When I saw this Huffington Post story posted on Facebook this morning by Chris Parente, shared from the Colorado Everyday Show page, it struck … Continue reading Senior Picture Controversy
It’s about to get real in here! I struggled for a minute on a title for this blog and chose to go with the most blunt statement that came to … Continue reading Debt Sucks!
Whenever I shop at Michaels in Southlands, I kind of feel at home. I have fond memories of working there, and I really enjoyed it. The only thing that started … Continue reading Memories of Retail & Yearning to Craft Again
…and a time to let go of dreams. August 2009 was going a little better than average financially, and when the opportunity to own this 2005 Jaguar S Type 4.2L … Continue reading There’s a Time to Dream…
In the states, we call it “vacation”. In the UK, they call it “holiday”. Why does it feel like neither when you just stay home? It’s merely time off. The … Continue reading Summer Vacation or Just Time Off?
When it comes to the perfect fit and comfort, a shopping trip is the way to go! I tried, I really did, to pick out clothes to give my daughter … Continue reading Birthday Shopping Trip the Perfect Solution
A Little Extra Work Pays Off I started using CouponMom.com a couple years ago, but I stopped when life got busy. It takes a little extra work, but it certainly … Continue reading Grocery Savings